Dale and Mary-Jo Christensen are the owners of Marydale Inn Bed & Breakfast. Dale is from Blackfoot, Idaho. Mary-Jo is from Mt. Vernon, New York and Brookfield, Connecticut. Marydale Inn is half way between both of their families. Dale graduated from high school in London, England. He and Mary-Jo met over a chemistry problem at Boston College. The chemistry was right, and they married in 1974. After getting his MBA in Boston, Dale and Mary-Jo lived in Massachusetts, Washington D.C., Maryland, Virginia, Kansas, Utah, Mexico, Peru, Connecticut, China, New York, Idaho, Florida, London, England, and Missouri! They have four children and 20 grandchildren to date with another on the way!


Dale and Mary-Jo owned their farm in Jameson, Missouri since the ‘80’s. They built Marydale Inn for a Bed & Breakfast. It opened in March of 2009!


The Inn Keepers

Art and Dian Kelly, Dale's sister and brother-in-law, have been the innkeepers at Marydale Inn while Dale and Mary-Jo were serving as missionaries in New York, New York and in London, England. They are the kindest, best, most welcoming people you have ever met.